I decided to give up my great Brooklyn apartment to go live in the suburbs rent-free with my (amazing) aunt while I get my financial sh*t together.
“The Department of Education makes it hard for you, and ugly. But it is possible to survive the life of default.”
Be sure to use the magic words, which can make a collection agency go away.
It’s time to check in on our debt payments and savings goals again.
It’s been almost a month since President Obama spoke about improving college education opportunities during his State of the Union address, and now we have a new development: on March 10, the White House released a Fact Sheet on the new Student Aid Bill of Rights: Taking Action to Ensure Strong Consumer Protections for Student Loan Borrowers.
“‘In reality, many of us will never come close to paying off these debts.'”
As the twentieth century draws to a close, I find myself the father of three boys under five.
The youngest is born under circumstances that seem positively routine compared with our first outing. When I return to hospital six hours after the birth, my wife is dressed and ready to go, the baby packed up like hand luggage.